Emily Dickinson Museum to Host Talk on Family Photograph Preservation at Amherst College Nov. 15

October 10, 2008               
Contact: Donna M. Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
413/542-5084       
                

AMHERST, Mass.—On Saturday, Nov. 15, the Emily Dickinson Museum will present “First, Do No Harm: Saving Your Historic Family Photographs,” an interactive program by archivist Daria D’Arienzo.

Biographer to Discuss Connections Between Emily Dickinson and Nathaniel Hawthorne at Amherst Women’s Club Oct. 16

October 9, 2008
Contact: Donna M. Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager   
413/542-5084


AMHERST, Mass—Award-winning biographer Brenda Wineapple will explore the connections between poet Emily Dickinson and writer Nathaniel Hawthorne in a talk titled “He Lived the Life of Ambush: Hawthorne, Dickinson and Beyond” at the Amherst Woman’s Club on Triangle Street in Amherst, on Thursday, Oct. 16, at 7:30 p.m.

Such a Hurrah! Emily Dickinson Museum to Celebrate 5th Anniversary Sept. 27

September 5, 2008
Contact: Donna M. Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
413/542-5084

AMHERST, Mass. — Amherst College’s Emily Dickinson Museum will celebrate its fifth anniversary with a day of special events and activities on its grounds Saturday, Sept. 27.  Titled Such a Hurrah!, the festivities will feature the fourth annual Emily Dickinson Poetry Marathon, an open house, the premier of a new Dickinson film and special tours, among other activities. All of the events are free and open to the public.

Emily Dickinson Museum and Emily Dickinson International Society Present Exhibition by Artist Alberto Mancini

Submitted by Caroline J. Hanna

July 15, 2008     
Donna M. Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager 
413/542-5084

AMHERST, Mass.— I’ll tell you how the Sun rose, an exhibition by Italian artist Alberto Mancini, will be on view at the Eli Marsh Gallery at Amherst College from Sunday, Aug. 3, to Sunday, Aug. 10. The exhibit, sponsored by the Emily Dickinson Museum, includes 29 paintings inspired by the poetry of Emily Dickinson and is on view in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Emily Dickinson International Society (EDIS). The Society will hold its annual meeting in Amherst this year on the weekend of Aug. 1.

Emily Dickinson Museum to Celebrate the Poet’s Birthday Dec. 8 with Roses, a Booksigning and Traditional Music

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
November 21, 2007 Contact: Jane H. Wald Executive Director Emily Dickinson Museum 413/542-2154 Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations Amherst College